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Postop Pain Week After Appendectomy
An appendectomy is surgery to remove the appendix. The appendix is a small, finger-shaped organ extending from the first part of the large intestine. It is removed when it becomes inflamed or infected. A perforated appendix can leak and infect the entire abdominal area, which can be life-threatening. An appendectomy is done under general anesthesia, which means you are asleep and do not feel any pain during the surgery. The surgeon makes a small cut in the lower right side of your belly area ...Read more
I'm 10 weeks post laparoscopic appendectomy, returned to work after 3 weeks, but still suffering from abdominal pain and and swelling.
Return to surgeon...: Returning to the surgeon for evaluation & counseling is the most reasonable thing to follow at this time, although someone online may guess the possibility of having delayed infection, small entrapped hernia to lap opening, or undue adhesion, etc. To have the related things for good care done correctly, please follow instructions described in http://formefirst.com/eNewsletter06.html. Best wish... ...Read more
It would be a good-: -idea to call your surgeon, a hematoma or infection can cause pain & radiation to your back. ...Read more
Is dull constant pain after open femoral hernia repair six weeks after normal? I had no pain up until two weeks ago. Now pain is constant.
I am having severe bowel pain following a total robotic assisted laproscopic hysterectomy 1 week ago today. Surgery pain is minimal. Bm pain high. Why?
Not unusual: C-section is a major surgery. The amount of time it requires to recover is very individual. The pain and/or discomfort should get slowly, progressively better. If your pain gets progressively or suddenly worse, then you should contact your OB/GYN. Drinking plenty of fluids, eaingt well, getting regular exercise, like walking, and taking prenatal vitamins should help your recovery. ...Read more
2-4 weeks: It depends on how bad the inflammation was, laparoscopic or not?, how long you waited prior to surgery . Whether there was perf or not? Still, in most cases you will go home in 1 -2 days, be in pain the first week, sore the second and then return to activities the 3rd or 4th week. I know a surgeon who had it out and was back at work the next day. Depends on how u deal with pain. ...Read more
Ovulation?: Hi Not uncommon to feel pelvic pain (typically to one side) mid cycle. It is most likely due to ovulation. And it has a name! Mittelschmerz is one-sided, lower abdominal pain associated with ovulation. German for "middle pain," mittelschmerz occurs midway through a menstrual cycle — about 14 days before your next menstrual period. If it gets worse though and doesn't go away, see your doctor. ...Read more
It's still early: In the post operative period to make changes to your current regimen. Continue pain medications and level of activity suggested by your spine surgeon. ...Read more
Lower abdominal pain 12 days after surgical abortion. Bleeded normally for few days. Now no bleeding just pain started today?
Possible infection?: At 12 days post abortion the most important question to answer is "is there an infection in the uterus?" some physicians would treat empirically, others would do culture. It is important because intra-uterine infections could lead to pelvic abscess and/or infertility. ...Read more
Pain during intercourse. Pain during menstrual,back ache,bad headaches,lasting a week before and after.started after tubal 10 months ago?
Pain: Pain with intercourse is not normal. It may be due to scar tissue but is still something that needs to be evaluated and an exam is necessary for evaluation. The other symptoms frequently appear after a tubal because you stop the other methods of contraception that prevent or decrease the cramping and headaches common with menses (there are many non-contraceptive benefits to pills, parches,etc.) ...Read more
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